To be the preferred regional centre for maritime studies producing maritime professionals.
- Providing Comprehensive, Integrated and Functional Training Programmes and Skills to Develop Competent Maritime Professionals.
- Providing State-of-the-Art Facilities, Technology and Materials for Quality Teaching and Learning.
- Developing a Corporation of Qualified, Committed and Knowledgeable Staff to Ensure, Enhance and Sustain Quality Training Programmes.
- Compliance with requirements and continually improve the effectiveness of the quality management system.
- Training young Malaysians for service as officers and engineers on board ships plying the international voyages.
- Inculcating Malaysian with the prerequisites to become truly maritime professionals able to serve the global arena.
- Providing Malaysians an opportunity to venture into the ports and maritime industries.